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BRIDGWATER AND TAUNTON COLLEGE

UKPRN:
10000878

About this provider

Bridgwater & Taunton College is located in the heart of Somerset, with main centres in Bridgwater, Taunton and Cannington. The College has an excellent reputation both regionally and nationally as a highly successful provider of education and training. Bridgwater & Taunton College's vision is to be a world class college of further and higher education. Bridgwater & Taunton College works with employers, industry specialists, community organisations and awarding bodies to develop and deliver innovative, accredited and bespoke training programmes required by business. The College has led the way in this field, creating and developing an exemplary model of employer engagement. Its reputation for excellence has ensured that the College has now recruited, selected and trained entire new workforces for major companies expanding into Somerset.

What employers are saying

Based on 209 reviews from employers that work with this training provider.

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Overall rating from October 2018 to now

  • Excellent 51 out of 209 reviews
  • Good 134 out of 209 reviews
  • Poor 20 out of 209 reviews
  • Very poor 4 out of 209 reviews

Strengths

  • Communication with employers (87)
  • Training facilities (74)
  • Getting new apprentices started (57)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (47)
  • Adapting to my needs (41)
  • Improving apprentice skills (39)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (36)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (30)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (27)

Things to improve

  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (92)
  • Communication with employers (74)
  • Adapting to my needs (20)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (18)
  • Getting new apprentices started (17)
  • Improving apprentice skills (10)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (10)
  • Training facilities (4)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (3)

77 Apprenticeships offered

Apprenticeship Type Level View details
Construction Site Engineering Technician Standard 4 Details
Construction Site Supervisor Standard 4 Details
Construction Steel Fixer Standard 2 Details
Creative Venue Technician Standard 3 Details
Digital Engineering Technician Standard 3 Details
Digital marketer Standard 3 Details
Emergency Service Contact Handling Standard 3 Details
Engineering design and draughtsperson Standard 3 Details
Engineering Fitter Standard 3 Details
Engineering Operative Standard 2 Details
Engineering Technician Standard 3 Details
Equine Groom Standard 2 Details
Fashion and Textiles Pattern Cutter Standard 3 Details
Fashion and Textiles Product Technologist Standard 4 Details
Food and drink advanced process operator Standard 3 Details
Food and drink maintenance engineer Standard 3 Details
Food and drink process operator Standard 2 Details
Footwear Manufacturer Standard 2 Details
Formworker Standard 2 Details
Garment Maker Standard 3 Details

Contact details

Website:
BRIDGWATER AND TAUNTON COLLEGE website
Phone number:
01278 455464

Annual survey results

Employer satisfaction:
86%
Learner satisfaction:
83%
Source: FE Choices

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Explain levels

Apprenticeships are set at different levels of difficulty from the equivalent of GCSE (level 2) up to postgraduate (level 7)

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